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KAWASAKI OH-1

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OH1
Aircraft
Name OH-1
Manufacturer KAWASAKI
Body Narrow
Wing Rotary
Position Five-blade main rotor
Tail Eight-bladed fan tail
Type code H2T
Engine Turboprop
Engine count Multi
Position In fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle fixed
Mass group 2


Manufacturered as:

KAWASAKI OH-1


KAWASAKI OH-1

KAWASAKI OH-1 KAWASAKI OH-1 3D

Description

The Kawasaki OH-1 (nickname: "Ninja") is a light military reconnaissance helicopter for the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force, intended to replace the OH-6 Loach.

Technical Data

Wing span 11.60 m38.058 ft
Length 12 m39.37 ft
Height 3.80 m12.467 ft
Powerplant 2 x Mitsubishi TS1-M-10 turboshafts, 660 kW (884 shp) each
Engine model

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 145 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 40004,000 kg
4 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL60 ROD ft/min APC
WTC Range 300300 nm
555,600 m
555.6 km
1,822,834.647 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving OH1

None on SKYbrary